Lorna Hardie, Regional General Manager, VMware Sub-Saharan Africa.
Managing multicloud just got a lot easier; this is the key message from VMware’s vFORUM, held in Sandton and used to reflect announcements from the recent VMware Explore event in the US.
“The biggest message from Explore was that we launched projects last year. This year is about how we landed them as products,” said Lorna Hardie, VMware regional director, sub-Saharan Africa, opening the local event.
With the move toward digitization and increasing adoption of clouds, specific skill gaps and organizational silos, there is a need to eliminate complexities and move to an intelligent cloud model, she says. “There are specific capabilities for each of the different clouds, but VMware has created a common platform for the cloud, unburdening developers and allowing them to work in any environment and on any cloud.”
Multicloud offers significant benefits to organizations such as: